When you are going to travel to Javea from Alicante Airport you have various options of transport. You can choose to rent a car, take a private airport transfer, use a public bus shuttle, or a taxi service. Javea travel guide give you the best options of how to get to Javea from Alicante Airport.
Alicante Airport – Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche ( ALC ), is located in Elx, 11 km southwest of Alicante. The airport is also called El Altet after the El Altet district in Elx. Here, 80% of the traffic is international traffic. El Altet has undergone extensive development from 2005 to 2011. Following the redevelopment, Alicante Airport has become one of Spain’s most modern airports with a capacity of 20 million passengers. The airport is one of the 50 busiest in Europe, serving about 9 million passengers annually.
El Altet Airport is the 6th busiest airport in Spain, and among the 50 busiest in all of Europe. The new airport was opened on 23 March 2011. The airport currently has a passenger mass of 9 million a year, but has a capacity of 20 million. Today’s terminal is 333,500 square meters. This new terminal building is on six floors together, with a new parking space on six floors and a total area of 122,500 square meters.
Best way to get to Javea from Alicante Airport
As we get the question how do I go from Javea to Alicante airport quite a lot, here are your best options on airport transport to Javea. Everything about renting a car, take a private airport transfer, use a public bus shuttle, or a taxi service.
Option 1: Rent a car and drive to Javea
If you need a rental car at Alicante Airport, it is easiest to book it for pickup when you arrive at the airport in Alicante. Then you can easily return it when you travel back to your home country, and you avoid alternative transport to and from Alicante Airport. We always recommend using a car hire company that has a depot at Alicante Airport, but also has a local office in Javea. Because if you have any problems with the car like a puncture or a breakdown, you can get everything arranged locally in Javea, and don’t have to drive all the way to the Airport to change the car. See the Blanca Cars Rent a Car website for more information. You can also use the quote form below to get a quote for your next trip to Alicante Airport. Read more about rent a car from Alicante Airport
How to drive to Javea from Alicante Airport
Jávea is about a 70 minute drive using the A-7 motorway (which is now toll-free) to Junction 62 (Ondara | Dénia | Jávea / Xàbia) and then following the signs to Jávea / Xàbia. You can also exit the A-7 motorway in Benissa and driver through Teulada and Benitachell to Javea. Both routes takes about the same time.
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Option 2: Private transfer from Alicante Airport to Javea
A private airport transfer service is much cheaper than in most places in Europe, but there are still major differences between the various transport companies. Most people order airport transfers from Alicante Airport to Javea on internet. It is easy and in most cases cheaper than booking at arrival in Alicante Airport. In addition, the selection is much larger. Use our comparison service to get the best deal on airport transfers in Javea. We compare prices from Spain’s leading companies, then you can choose which car, bus or taxi you want.
Option 3: Taxi from Alicante Airport to Javea
Taking a taxi from Alicante airport to Javea is the most expensive transfer option but also the most convenient because immediately outside the arrivals hall at Alicante airport is the taxi rank with taxis available 24 hours a day and a trip to Javea costs approx 150 to 170 Euro. Taxis can be found outside the arrival hall. There are also a number of private companies who operate between the airport and resorts along the Costa Blanca. You should make sure that they are legally registered to do so. Your taxi fare could also be higher if you happen to live on a national holiday in Spain of which there are many.